Archived — Notice No. SMSE-005-02

Telecommunications Act

Notice No. SMSE-005-02 — Amendment no. 5 to CS-03, Issue 8>

Notice is hereby given that Industry Canada is releasing Amendment 5 to Issue 8 of the Certification Specification 03 (CS-03), dated March 9, 2001. In light of the introduction of Declaration of Conformity (DoC), the following modifications have been made in CS -03: the title of CS-03 has changed to Terminal Apparatus Compliance Specification; a new section in the opening pages establishes the regulatory linkages to administrative and procedural requirements; all references to "certified" and "certification" have been modified or deleted. Section 5 of Part I has been revised. Furthermore, the Telephone Receive Volume Control requirements in Section 6 of Part V have been updated, and Part VIII. Part has been updated to include requirements for HDSL4, SHDSL and SDSL terminal equipment.

This amendment will come into effect upon publication of this notice.

This document are available electronically on the Internet at the following address: or can be obtained in hard copy, for a fee from:

Tyrell Press Ltd.
2714 Fenton Road, Gloucester, Ontario K1T 3T7 Canada
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DLS, St-Joseph Print Group Inc.
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Interested parties may submit comments concerning these documents to the Chairman of Terminal Attachment Programme Advisory Committee (TAPAC), 300 Slater Street, Suite 1302A, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0C8, or at the Internet address within 60 days from the date of publication of this notice. All representations should cite the Canada Gazette Part I Notice publication date, title and the Notice reference number.

R.W. McCaughern
Director General
Spectrum Engineering Branch

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